8:15 a.m.

The Changing Face of American Communities: Implications for Framing Discussions About Health Disparities

 

E. Richard Brown, Ph.D.

 

Director, Center for Health Policy Research

University of California, Los Angeles

 

Unity or Apartheid: The Implications of Diversity for U.S. Society

 

Mindy Thompson Fullilove, M.D.

 

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Public Health

Columbia University

9:15a.m.

Framing Health Disparities: More Than a Message

 

Lori Dorfman, Dr.P.H.

 

Director, Berkeley Media Studies Group

10:00a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m.

Panels—Case Communities: How Have Communities in Transition Framed Health Disparities for Action?

 

East Palo Alto

 

Ruben Abrica

City Council Member, East Palo Alto

 

Melieni Talakai, R.N.

Vice Chair, Board of Directors

Ravenswood Family Health Center

 

Luisa Buada, R.N., M.P.H.

Chief Executive Officer, Ravenswood Family Health Center

South County Community Health Center, Inc.

 

Douglas J. Fort

For Youth, By Youth, Inc.

Founder and Director, Intervention/ReEntry/ Street Team Services



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